Jo Jeonggi

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jo Jeonggi was born in 368-1 Jong’am-ri, Miwon-myeon, Cheongwon-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, Apr. 20, 1946. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Jo Jeonggi died Aug. 19, 1971 in Tay Son, deo An Khe(BR 586441), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search action. He was buried at 1-115-6067 soldier graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Mun Sucheol

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Mun Sucheol was born in 411 Onsu-ri, Jinseong-myeon, Jinju-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jul. 9, 1948. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Mun Sucheol died Apr. 26, 1972 in area of Phu Cat airfield, from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4075 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Joo Yangsu

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Joo Yangsu was born in 1 Daejeon-ri, Donggang-myeon, Naju-si, Jeollanam-do, Oct. 7, 1947. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Joo Yangsu died Apr. 26, 1972 in area of Phu Cat airfield, from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4097 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Hwang Jinsu

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Hwang Jinsu was born in Dohwa-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul Capital City, Feb. 20, 1947. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Hwang Jinsu died Apr. 26, 1972 in area of Phu Cat airfield, from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4046 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jang Honggi

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jang Honggi was born in 357 Yeon’gye-ri, Hwasan-myeon, Yeongcheon-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Apr. 24, 1945. He was assigned to 2nd Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jang Honggi died Nov. 4, 1965 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 807366), from wounds caused by a misfiring during sentry duty. He was buried at 51-1-11 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.